Local kids peruse Chuck’s Fireworks Stand

Local kids peruse Chuck’s Fireworks Stand

A group of kids, from left, Ericka Rahn, Koltar Rahn, Aden Acton, and Brent Brewer browse for fireworks to brighten up their Fourth of July. Chuck’s fireworks stand has been supplying fireworks to the local Wauneta and surrounding area citizens for 25 years. The fireworks stand gets its fireworks from a supplier in Kansas and returns any unsold fireworks. (Dharma Blake-Cole | The Wauneta Breeze)

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WP students take part in basketball camp

WP students take part in basketball camp

Haylee Sandman, Peyton Cox, Cali Cox, Halle Bardsley and Alexa Sandman (l to r) took part in Mid-America Basketball Camp in Ogallala. Also pictured is Camp Director Mike Trader. (Courtesy Photo)  ...

Still time to register for swimming lessons

The Wauneta Swimming Pool is still accepting registrations for swimming lessions, which begin Monday. Swimming lessons will be held in Wauneta from July 6 through July 17. Sessions will be held according...

Harchelroad brings home MVP from Sertoma Classic, Towery second in kills

Lesley Towery, Wauneta-Palisade coach Michelle Harchelroad and Sydnee Harchelroad participated in Saturday’s Sertoma All-Star Volleyball Classic. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane...

Rare double eagle scored during the Father’s Day 3-Man Scramble at Enders Lake Golf Course

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   This past weekend a true rare golf event took place during the Imperial Jaycee tournament at Enders Golf Course. The team of Tom Luhrs, Travis Luhrs and...

ELGC team wins Hospital Foundation’s 8th annual Slice Fore Life benefit

The team playing for Enders Lake Golf Course won the 8th Annual Chase County Hospital Foundation Slice Fore Life Golf Benefit held June 13 at the Enders Lake Golf Course. The team of Matt Klima and...

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Enter photos now for annual Harvest Festival digital photo contest

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze The annual Harvest Fest digital photo contest is just around the corner, now’s the time to start picking your pictures to enter. Exceptional Prints...

Commissioners approve raise for Chase County road crews

By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze The Chase County Commissioners met June 23 for their last meeting in the current fiscal year. Board members Dave Hogsett, Chuck Vette and Don Weiss had...

Advanced Auto Parts & Repair/Double 9 Firearms: Adds variety to Wauneta’s main street

The employees at Advanced Auto Parts & Repair/Double 9 Firearms, from left, Bob Goings, owner; Hannah Nordhausen; Dan Rigel; Tom Mayhew holding Kia; Chris Sandoval, shop manager; Jolene Muths, parts...

Back-to-back accidents near Imperial involve two semis, two cars

Emergency workers help Willis Christner out of the vehicle after his Mercury station wagon was hit by this semi-tractor trailer just west of Imperial Friday. (Jan Schultz | The Imperial Republican)...

Eberhardt remains jailed in McCook

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Chuck Eberhardt remains in the Red Willow County Jail in McCook a month to the day of his arrest June 2 in Imperial. At his arraignment in Chase County...

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Nebraska’s strict same-sex union ban struck down by Supreme Court

Local kids peruse Chuck’s Fireworks Stand

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College spring course schedule released

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   The snow blew earlier this week, the “Winterim” classes are underway at Mid-Plains Community College (MPCC), and the Imperial Extended Campus has announced...

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Stumpf Wheat Center officially open

Stumpf Wheat Center officially open

Sen. Dan Hughes, left, was a guest speaker at the West Central Water and Crops Field Day on June 23, which also served as an official opening of the Stumpf Wheat Center. Here, Hughes talks with Marlin...

MPCC presented Chamber First Dollar

MPCC presented Chamber First Dollar

Lena Koebel, left, with Mid-Plains Community College was presented a First Dollar plaque by Wauneta Chamber President Rod Keiser at the June 10 Wauneta Chamber meeting. First Dollar plaques are one...